Facts and Myths About the Abortion Pill

Facts and Myths About the Abortion Pill

If you are facing an unintended pregnancy and considering the abortion pill, you deserve to be informed in order to make an educated decision. The “morning after pill,” misoprostol, ulipristal, RU-486, or Plan B are all names that you may have heard. It's important to know that all of these medications have different purposes…

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What Is A Pregnancy Resource Center?

What Is A Pregnancy Resource Center?

Pregnancy resource centers (sometimes called crisis pregnancy centers) exist to provide non-judgmental, confidential, and free support to women and men who are facing difficult pregnancy situations.  Align Pregnancy Services offers pregnancy tests, ultrasounds, options counseling and education, prenatal and parenting classes…

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Is Abortion Illegal Now?

Is Abortion Illegal Now?

If you’re wondering what the status of abortion is now that the Supreme Court overturned Roe v. Wade, you’re not alone. There are lots of opinions out there and lots of confusion. Here’s a nutshell version of what happened. Is Abortion Legal in Pennsylvania? The Supreme Court determined that there is not a legal right…

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Post Abortion Stress Syndrome (PASS)

Post Abortion Stress Syndrome (PASS)

Connection to PTSD When a person experiences a traumatic event, they will sometimes have difficulty recovering from that experience. Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder, or PTSD, is diagnosed with symptoms such as nightmares, avoidance of situations that bring memories of the trauma, anxiety, depression, and heightened reactions.1…

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What You Need to Know Before an Abortion Decision

What You Need to Know Before an Abortion Decision

Surgical abortion is a medical procedure that is associated with risks for the mother, some of which are long-term. Below are three risk factors every woman should know prior to an abortion decision. These risks are not typically shared with women prior to an abortion procedure.  We are working to change that to ensure all…

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What are the Risks of the Abortion Pill?

What are the Risks of the Abortion Pill?

Just as with surgical abortions, the use of the abortion pill can result in complications. Before making the decision to use the morning after pill, Misoprostol, Ulipristal, RU 486, or Plan B, it's best to speak with someone who is not going to judge you, but who will do their best to get you the information you need to be safe. About…

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